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Re:Walmart + Lindows -- This too shall pass.

Posted by: Anonymous Coward on June 15, 2002 04:12 AM
Somebody at Walmart really laid into their crack pipe for this one. As pointed out already, Lindows isn't even a product yet! How STUPID did they have to be? They want to sell these to low-budget folx as a desktop system - so why not put the leading desktop distro out there - Mandrake - on them with Cross-Over Office/Plugin/WINE pre-installed? I guess that's what happens when a retailer tries to be a technician. On the other hand, you can wipe the drives and install whatever you want for a very fine price!

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